America's Honeybees Are Dying At An Alarming Rate

  • 5 years ago
Bees are disappearing at an alarming rate. About 40% of US honey bee colonies died between October 2018 and April 2019.
The USDA reported two-thirds of beekeepers claimed losses of hives, suggesting that the pollination industry is in trouble.
Despite their bad reputation, these sometimes pesky insects are essential for life as we know it on planet earth.
Bees play a vital role in our food chain by pollinating plants.